Map Bacon's chart of the Atlantic Telegraph : containing a history of telegraphy, origin and progress of the Atlantic Telegraph, description of the old and new cables, etc., etc. : illustrated by maps, engravings, diagrams, etc.

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Title
Bacon's chart of the Atlantic Telegraph : containing a history of telegraphy, origin and progress of the Atlantic Telegraph, description of the old and new cables, etc., etc. : illustrated by maps, engravings, diagrams, etc.
Other Title
The Atlantic Telegraph
Contributor Names
Bacon, G. W. (George Washington), 1830-1921.
Created / Published
London : G.W. Bacon & Co., [1865]
Subject Headings
-  Cables, Submarine--North Atlantic Ocean--Maps
-  Telegraph--History--Pictorial works
-  Atlantic Ocean--Maps
-  Atlantic Ocean
-  North Atlantic Ocean
Genre
Maps
Notes
-  Includes text, diagrams, and an ancillary map of "Map Showing the Proposed Ocean Telegraphs and Overland Route Round the World."
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Stamped in blue in lower left corner: 996.
Medium
1 map : hand colored ; 18 x 39 cm, on sheet 80 x 56 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
G9111.P93 1865 .B2
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g9111p.ct003863
Library of Congress Control Number
2013593070
Language
english
Online Format
image
Description
Includes text, diagrams, and an ancillary map of "Map Showing the Proposed Ocean Telegraphs and Overland Route Round the World." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Stamped in blue in lower left corner: 996.
Original Format
map
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2013593070
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Chicago citation style:

Bacon, G. W. Bacon's chart of the Atlantic Telegraph: containing a history of telegraphy, origin and progress of the Atlantic Telegraph, description of the old and new cables, etc., etc.: illustrated by maps, engravings, diagrams, etc. [London: G.W. Bacon & Co, 1865] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593070/.

APA citation style:

Bacon, G. W. (1865) Bacon's chart of the Atlantic Telegraph: containing a history of telegraphy, origin and progress of the Atlantic Telegraph, description of the old and new cables, etc., etc.: illustrated by maps, engravings, diagrams, etc. [London: G.W. Bacon & Co] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2013593070/.

MLA citation style:

Bacon, G. W. Bacon's chart of the Atlantic Telegraph: containing a history of telegraphy, origin and progress of the Atlantic Telegraph, description of the old and new cables, etc., etc.: illustrated by maps, engravings, diagrams, etc. [London: G.W. Bacon & Co, 1865] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2013593070/>.

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